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I enabled the ATI Raedon driver first then the Broadcom driver this lead to the errors mentioned above.

Dell Inspiron E, the following steps aloneworked for me. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. Hroadcom necessary kernel module is automatically loaded for supported devices.

Setting up the Broadcom BCMMCG in Ubuntu | The German Component

Find More Posts by silverstormboy. October 8th, I hope this helps, and Bcm94311,cg cautious of generalizing the above path to resolve the mass issue.

Common problems that will be solved Apart from drivers not installing are:. NDISwrapper This should only be used as a last resort, if the device is not supported by Linux kernel drivers e. This is the droid you’re looking for. On this page I would select the corresponding architecture 32 or 64 but would also need to download the 3 package dependencies mentioned on that page as seen in the following image:.


To be clear with referencing the different IDs, make sure to consult the STA link above prior to reading on, and comprare to yours via:.

Broadcom driver installation help needed. This will have to do until Ubuntu Originally Posted by Larry Webb Did you download the windows driver?

I’m a user with no advance knowledge in Linux, so I would rboadcom clear explanations on how to make, compile, etc. So, in case it helps someone else in the same case as me, here is the necessary information: Wireless LAN Soft blocked: If the version of the driver you are using in the repository is an older linuux than that available from Broadcom, then contacting them would not apply.

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If you are having a WiFi issue, please see below on getting this addressed. Twitter Facebook Google Email. Broadcom Corporation BCM To lower or eliminate the dropping rate of your wireless device, try to position yourself where your wireless card can see only one router or at least one of the routers has a higher signal strength than the other one.


[ubuntu] Proprietary Broadcom Driver for BCMMCG

linuz You may need to install synaptic or your favorite package manager. In some particular cases, after installing the firmware-binstaller you need to remove the b43 module, enable it again and even proceed to unblock with rfkill:. Thanks a lot Luis Alvarado! If your connection drops very often, it means you are almost in the middle of both router devices. The following instructions explain how to extract brosdcom required firmware. Update the list of available packages: I will only manually award the bounty to a question that provides a step-by-step solution to make the BCM work if that works for similar chipsets too, that’s fine and should be noted.


This should work well and in recent version of Ubuntu, Natty and Oneiric should “Just work”. So I guess thanks are in order.

Introduced in Linux 2. Check you current kernel version as follows third entry: